Welcome, Coomeva and 1 Coop Health!

Cooperativa Médica del Valle, Coomeva, from Colombia and 1 Coop Health from The Philippines joined IHCO as full members at the last General Assembly held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on 14 November.

Coomeva’s history begun 53 years ago when a group of 27 doctors set up the cooperative. Nowadays Colombian organisation brings together more than 238.000 cooperative members and provides health services to 3.2 million people.

With shorter history – just three strong-growth years, 1 Coop Health is serving more than 8.000 members in The Philippines with a total of 134 hospitals, 189 clinics and 53 dental clinics accredited as health providers.